Preoperative diagnosis of thyroid adenomas using high resolution contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS).

@article{Agha2013PreoperativeDO,
  title={Preoperative diagnosis of thyroid adenomas using high resolution contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS).},
  author={Ayman El Agha and E. M. Jung and Megan Janke and Matthias Hornung and Martina Georgieva and Hans J. Schlitt and Andreas Georg Schreyer and C Strosczcynski and S Schleder},
  journal={Clinical hemorheology and microcirculation},
  year={2013},
  volume={55 4},
  pages={403-9}
}
To evaluate the impact of high-resolution contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS), Color Coded and Power Doppler Sonography (CCDS/PD), in the preoperative recognition of thyroid adenomas. A total of 64 patients (36 female, median age 54 years) underwent surgery for thyroid adenoma. CEUS with linear multifrequency probes (6-9 or 6-15 MHz) and CCDS/PD was… CONTINUE READING